Dizzy Punch (move)

Dizzy Punch
ピヨピヨパンチ Chirp Chirp Punch
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Type  Normal
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  70
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Cool
Appeal  1
Jam  4 ♥♥♥♥
Badly startles the Pokémon in front.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Raises the score if the Voltage is low.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Makes audience expect little of other contestants.

Dizzy Punch (Japanese: ピヨピヨパンチ Chirp Chirp Punch) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation I. Its Japanese name refers to the tweeting of birds associated with "cartoon" dizziness. Prior to Generation III, it was the signature move of Kangaskhan.

Effect

Generation I

Dizzy Punch inflicts damage and has no secondary effects.

Generations II to VII

Dizzy Punch now has a 20% chance of confusing the target.

Generation VIII

Dizzy Punch cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
Stad A Normal-type attack. The punch is relatively strong and highly accurate.
Stad2 A Normal-type attack. Has a one-in-five chance of leaving the target confused.
GSC An attack that may cause confusion.
RSE A rhythmic punch that may confuse the foe.
FRLG The foe is hit with a rhythmic punch that may leave it confused.
Colo.XD A rhythmic punch that may confuse the target.
DPPBR The foe is hit with a rhythmically launched punch that may also leave it confused.
PtHGSS The foe is hit with rhythmically launched punches that may also leave it confused.
BWB2W2 The target is hit with rhythmically launched punches that may also leave it confused.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The target is hit with rhythmically launched punches. This may also leave the target confused.
SwSh This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
107   Hitmonchan
  Human-Like Human-Like 25PE
115   Kangaskhan
  Monster Monster 46 43 43 25 34 34 34SMUSUM
33PE
327   Spinda
  Field Human-Like 27 28 28 28XY
23ORAS
23
427   Buneary
  Field Human-Like 36 36 36 36
428   Lopunny
  Field Human-Like 36 36 36 36
486   Regigigas
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 1PtHGSS 1 1 1
579   Reuniclus
  Amorphous Amorphous 41 41 1, Evo.
739   Crabrawler
  Water 3 Water 3 25
740   Crabominable
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 25
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII VIII
165   Ledyba
 
 
Bug Bug
241   Miltank
  Field Field
313   Volbeat
  Bug Human-Like
352   Kecleon
  Field Field
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
172   Pichu
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
173   Cleffa
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
174   Igglybuff
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
236   Tyrogue
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
238   Smoochum
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
239   Elekid
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
240   Magby
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Odd EggC (requires Egg TicketJP)
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
161   Sentret
  Field Field New York Pokémon Center
172   Pichu
  Undiscovered Undiscovered New York Pokémon Center
183   Marill
  Water 1 Fairy New York Pokémon Center
239   Elekid
  Undiscovered Undiscovered New York Pokémon Center
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Dizzy Punch is a move with 6 base power, 90% accuracy and 17PP. The user attacks enemy in front of them, possibly inflicting confusion.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also leave the target confused.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Confused status condition.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで こんらんじょうたいにかえる
MDGtI  UNUSED
SMD It damages an enemy. It could also make the enemy confused.


In the anime

       
Kangaskhan Dawn's Buneary Spinda Team Rocket's Buneary
The user punches the opponent, causing confusion.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Kangaskhan Kangaskhan holds her arms out in a 'T' formation, spins around, and hits the opponent, or Kangaskhan punches the opponent and the opponent becomes confused.
A wild Kangaskhan The Kangaskhan Kid Debut
A wild Kangaskhan An EGG-sighting Adventure! None
  Spinda A rainbow colored orb appears around Spinda's fist and it punches the opponent, confusing it.
Claire and Kain's Spinda Going for a Spinda None
  Buneary Buneary punches the opponent with both of its ears, sometimes causing it to become confused. Sometimes, the fluff on Buneary's ears glow multicolored.
A wild Buneary Two Degrees of Separation! None
Dawn's Buneary Setting the World on its Buneary! None
Team Rocket's Buneary Gotta Catch a What?! Buneary cannot legally use Dizzy Punch in Generation VIII


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 迷昏拳 Màihfān Quán *
幻覺粉拳 Waahngok Fánkyùhn *
Mandarin 迷昏拳 Míhūn Quán
  Czech Ochromující rána
  Danish Kæberasler
  Dutch Duizelslag
  Finnish Huippausisku
  French Uppercut
  German Irrschlag
  Greek Γροθιά Ζαλάδας
  Hindi चकराने वाला मुक्का Chakraane Wala Mukka
  Indonesian Pukulan Memusingkan
  Italian Stordipugno
  Korean 잼잼펀치 Jaemjaempeonchi
  Polish Błędny Cios*
Szalony Cios*
Portuguese   Brazil Soco Estonteante (JN035-present, TCG, manga, The Official Pokémon Handbook)
Soco Atordoante
  Portugal Soco Atordoante
  Romanian Lovitura Amețitoare
  Serbian Vrtoglavi udarac
Spanish   Latin America Golpe Mareador
Vertigo (DP009)
Golpe Confuso (DP010)
  Spain Puño-Mareo (Gen I-II)
Puño Mareo (Gen III-present)
  Vietnamese Chíp Chíp Quyền



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